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John Whitmer, History, 1831–circa 1847

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  • Historical Introduction
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days, that he might gather together his elect from the four quarters of the earth and be prepared when the veil of the coming [covering?] of all flesh shall be takn off or away, and Zion become the Joy of all the earth.
Arrived at the 17 of May. found the brethren in good health and spirits and prospering the was reared and the stonework thereof completed the rafters were Just put up and the first story of the steeple raised.
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Chapter 15.
Ohio May 26, 1835.
Soon after our arrival in this place we held many counsels, one in particular I will here notice in which was were severel selections made, for particular individuals according to the dictation of the Spirit of the Lord through Joseph the Revelator. for inheritances in Zion as follows. first,
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days, that he might gather together his elect from the four quarters of the earth and be prepared when the veil of the coming covering of all flesh shall be takn off or away, and Zion become the Joy of all the earth.
Arrived at the 17 of May. found the brethren in good health and spirits and prospering the was reared and the stonework thereof completed the rafters were Just put up and the first story of the steeple raised.
Chapter 15
Chapter 15.
Ohio May 26, 1835.
Soon after our arrival in this place we held many counsels, one in particular I will here notice in which were severel selections made, for particular individuals according to the dictation of the Spirit of the Lord through Joseph the Revelator. for inheritances in Zion as follows. first,
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Joseph Smith Jr 2 12
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